Bilingual Education Advanced Certificate

Graduate School of Education

Program Description

If you already have obtained your teacher certification and are looking to add to your professional skill set, our bilingual education certificate of advanced study is for you. To be eligible for this extension program, you must have native or near-native proficiency in both English and Spanish.

Program Contact

Renad Aref
366 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-2110

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 15 Hours


  • 1 to 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Special Requirements

To be eligible for this program, applicants must demonstrate native or near native bilingual proficiency and hold initial certification in another certification area.

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.